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Zero to five - 70 essential parenting tips based on science (and what I've learned so far) by Cutchlow, Tracy, author.

Zero to five - 70 essential parenting tips based on science (and what I've learned so far)

Presents seventy parenting tips based on scientific research, discussing the best ways to help infants sleep well, boosting a child's success in school, handling temper tantrums, and managing consequences and punishments.

Jul 4, 2014
The Youngs - the brothers who built AC/DC by Fink, Jesse, author.

The Youngs - the brothers who built AC/DC

Jul 4, 2014
Writing historical fiction - a writers' and artists' companion by Brayfield, Celia.

Writing historical fiction - a writers' and artists' companion

"With advice from leading international and bestselling writers, this book provides all the practical advice you need to write historical fiction succesfully"--

Jul 4, 2014
What it takes - fighting for my life and my love of the game by Herzlich, Mark.

What it takes - fighting for my life and my love of the game

" In 2011, Mark Herzlich became a starting linebacker for a New York Giants team that would win the Super Bowl-just two years after he had been told that he would never play football again. Now Herzlich tells his triumphant story for the first time. As a child, Herzlich found an inspiring and grounding force in football, eventually turning his passion into a first-team All-American spot at Boston College. But after being named the conference's top defensive player his junior season, the budding

Jul 4, 2014
New Mexico by O'Neill, Zora.

New Mexico

Jul 4, 2014
Origami master class flowers by

Origami master class flowers

Origami Master Class Flowers is an expert-level course in folding breathtakingly beautiful origami flowers. Arranged by designer, this book offers you step-by-step instructions to make 12 of the most complex flower models ever designed. Master diagrammer Marcio Noguchi will guide you through creating advanced origami flowers with clear and precise diagrams that allow even beginners to fold these extraordinary projects.

Jul 4, 2014
The organized mind - thinking straight in the age of information overload by Levitin, Daniel J.

The organized mind - thinking straight in the age of information overload

Describes how the latest neuroscience research into attention and memory can be used to help organize the increasing flow of available information and provide a sense of control in making decisions and managing the demands of home and work life.

Jul 4, 2014
Organic - a journalist's quest to discover the truth behind food labeling by Laufer, Peter, 1950-

Organic - a journalist's quest to discover the truth behind food labeling

"Part food narrative, part investigation, part adventure story, Organic is an eye-opening and entertaining look into the anything goes world behind the organic label. It is also a wakeup call about the dubious origins of food labeled organic. After eating some suspect organic walnuts that supposedly were produced in Kazakhstan, veteran journalist Peter Laufer chooses a few items from his home pantry and traces their origins back to their source. Along the way he learns how easily we are tricked

Jul 4, 2014
Obama's enforcer - Eric Holder's Justice Department by Fund, John H., 1957- author.

Obama's enforcer - Eric Holder's Justice Department

A look inside the Department of Justice under Attorney General Eric Holder and the growing list of scandals, congressional investigations, left-wing political activism, and corruption surrounding him pinpoints Holder's misstatements and lies.

Jul 4, 2014
Nicely Said - Writing for the Web With Style and Purpose by Fenton, Nicole/ Lee, Kate Kiefer

Nicely Said - Writing for the Web With Style and Purpose

Jul 4, 2014
The newborn sleep book - a simple, proven method for training your new baby to sleep through the night by Jassey, Lewis.

The newborn sleep book - a simple, proven method for training your new baby to sleep through the night

"For many growing families, newborn sleep is the holy grail--much-discussed, highly sought after, and frustratingly out of reach. This book is the first and only guide to present a simple, attainable sleep program for newborns shortly after coming home from the hospital. Developed by two veteran pediatricians, the Jassey Way boasts a more than 90 percent success rate for babies one month old or younger, with feedings every four hours during the day, satisfying the baby's nutritional needs on a 2

Jul 4, 2014
The Valentino affair - the jazz age murder scandal that shocked New York society and gripped the world by Evans, Colin, 1948-

The Valentino affair - the jazz age murder scandal that shocked New York society and gripped the world

Jul 4, 2014
Up, down, all-around stitch dictionary - more than 150 stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back and forth, and in the round by Bernard, Wendy (Wendy Jo) author.

Up, down, all-around stitch dictionary - more than 150 stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back and forth, and in the round

Provides instructions for more than one hundred-fifty stitch patterns, ranging from lace and cables to colorwork and fancy edgings.

Jul 4, 2014
Touching strangers / Touching Strangers by Renaldi, Richard, photographer.

Touching strangers / Touching Strangers

A collection of portraits featuring strangers physically interacting raises questions about the possibilities of positive human connection in a diverse world.

Jul 4, 2014
Torpedo - Inventing the military-industrial complex in the United States and Great Britain by Epstein, Katherine C., 1982-

Torpedo - Inventing the military-industrial complex in the United States and Great Britain

Jul 4, 2014
This Is Improbable Too - Synchronized Cows, Speedy Brain Extractors and More Wtf Research by Abrahams, Marc

This Is Improbable Too - Synchronized Cows, Speedy Brain Extractors and More Wtf Research

Jul 4, 2014
Taking control of anxiety - small steps for getting the best of worry, stress, and fear by Moore, Bret A.

Taking control of anxiety - small steps for getting the best of worry, stress, and fear

Jul 4, 2014
World of noodles by Yarvin, Brian

World of noodles

Jul 4, 2014
The whole life nutrition cookbook - over 300 delicious whole foods recipes, including gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free, and egg-free dishes by Segersten, Alissa, author.

The whole life nutrition cookbook - over 300 delicious whole foods recipes, including gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free, and egg-free dishes

Demonstrates how whole and natural foods can have health-bolstering benefits, sharing more than 250 recipes designed to reinforce the immune system, decrease inflammation, and balance hormones.

Jul 4, 2014
This is your brain on music - the science of a human obsession by Levitin, Daniel J.

This is your brain on music - the science of a human obsession

Explores the relationship between the mind and music by drawing on recent findings in the fields of neuroscience and evolutionary psychology to discuss such topics as the sources of musical tastes and the brain's responses to music.

Jul 4, 2014